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Damon
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53 votes

What is the difference between a rip-cut and a cross-cut?

35 votes

When using a hand saw, how do I cut a straight line?

28 votes
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How can I join two boards at the ends?

25 votes
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What are the advantages of countersinking screws?

16 votes
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How can I determine the load capacity of a simple bench?

15 votes
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Can I use a 6mm shank in a 1/4 inch collet?

13 votes
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Is it better to let the tool run or stop in-between cuts?

12 votes
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How do experts make dovetails by hand that fit so well?

12 votes

Joining wood at an angle

10 votes
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How do you use a 300 & 600 grit diamond jointer / planer blade sharpener / knife hone holder?

10 votes
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Are active charcoal air filters effective against finishing fumes?

9 votes

When should I use a spiral router bit?

9 votes
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Can I run a router bit over its max RPM?

9 votes

How and when should I sharpen my router bits?

7 votes

What is "White Wood"?

7 votes

Why is my countersink bit making hexagonal holes?

7 votes

Why don't most modern drill presses use some form of VFD instead of manual belt-changes to adjust speed?

6 votes

What's the best joint when exposing to weather (specifically for a beehive box)

6 votes

Is a plunge router suitable for router table work?

5 votes

Can you use painted wood in a planer without damaging the tool?

4 votes

How can I store hand tools so they won't rust?

4 votes

Noise ratings of equipment

4 votes

Make a bunk bed

4 votes

Is wood glue enough to hold a pine serving tray together?

4 votes

Can I sharpen a carbide tool with sandpaper?

4 votes

How should I cut a sheet of plywood for easy re-joining?

3 votes
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How to determine if a router bit is safe to use?

3 votes

What top surface approach is best for a router plate in a custom cabinet?

3 votes

How to apply polyurethane?

2 votes

Lumber size standards outside the US?